Chiefs block Mahomes' basketball pursuits

Chiefs block Mahomes' basketball pursuits
By Reuters

07/02/2019 at 18:18Updated 07/02/2019 at 18:21

Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes will have to limit his no-look passes to the football field.

The Chiefs star won't be playing in any more pickup basketball games, with
Kansas City general manager Brett Veach emphatically rejecting that
extracurricular activity.

"We spoke to Pat Mahomes' agent and said Chiefs Kingdom can be assured there
will be no more basketball for Pat," Veach told Sports Radio 810 WHB. "We were
able to nip that in the bud."

Earlier this week, a video quickly went viral in the Kansas City area
featuring the 23-year-old NFL MVP competing in a pickup game at a local gym.

In his first full season as a starter, Mahomes became the second player in NFL
history to pass for 5,000 yards and throw 50 touchdown passes in the same

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